Zhihua Jiang

Grant Will Increase Knowledge of Water Buffalo Genome

PULLMAN, Wash — Zhihua Jiang, associate professor of animal sciences at Washington State University, has received a three-year $60,000 grant from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service and U.S.-Egypt Joint Science and Technology Board to study the genome of water buffalo. “The bovine genome has been sequenced,” Jiang said, “but there’s not much information on water […]

Merial Licenses WSU DNA Testing Technology

PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University has signed a licensing agreement with Merial Limited., a world-leading animal health company, to commercialize DNA technology that will benefit beef and dairy cattle producers in the selection, breeding and management of their herds. The technology was originally developed by Zhihua Jiang, assistant professor of animal sciences. “We are […]

Jiang Named Fellow of Obesity Society

PULLMAN, Wash. — Zhihua Jiang, an assistant professor in Washington State University’s animal sciences department, has been named a fellow in the North American Association for the Study of Obesity, The Obesity Society. A leading scientific society dedicated to the study of obesity, The Obesity Society’s membership includes about 2,000 researchers and care providers in […]